Alaska's same-sex marriage ban is overturned

...just returned from a shopping trip at Costco when they got the news. They run Sunday errands like an average married couple...overturned, Kimberly said she was "completely blown away" by the news, which Marguerite received by text as they unpacked their...
Apologies and regret after police identify wrong man

...Awakened at 4:30 a.m., Cody collapsed when he heard the news, Karen said.The parents and Cody drove to find Justin's long-time girlfriend, Julia, so she could hear the news in person. Jay knocked on the door."It opens and right...
No rush for Juneau's gay couples

...said. They do know they'll go on a Carribbean cruise for their honeymoon.Olsen and Adams were "ecstatic" to hear the news of the judge's Sunday ruling, Olsen said."It's all we've been talking about," Adams said.Many of Juneau's...
State to discuss Ebola preparedness

...Parnell, health commissioner Bill Streur, chief epidemiologist Joe McLaughlin and epidemiologist Michael Cooper will hold the news conference on Thursday in Anchorage.U.S. Sen. Mark Begich has asked the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
Booker season: And the winner is...

...but by independent and academic presses," according to the AP. I admit to running to as soon as I heard the news and purchasing a copy of his Prix Goncourt winning novel "Missing Person" (Or "Rue des boutiques obscures" in French...
Police tell wrong family that son died

...according to a JPD news release."JPD Chief Bryce Johnson contacted the Priest family and apologized for our error," the news release states. "JPD apologizes to the Priest family of Palmer for any anguish our mistake has caused."A 33-year-old...
Man arrested for Costco burglary

...including rings, watches and necklaces.Police have been able to recover about $32,000 worth the stolen jewelry, the news release states. Several pieces, including expensive watches, are still missing.Police said their investigation into...
Gov. defends response to Guard allegations

...implement recommendations for restoring confidence in the leadership and structure of the Guard. Mott was to appear at the news conference but Parnell said he did not receive clearance to take part.Parnell said he thought he was misled by Katkus...
Walker campaign didn't know about election pamphlet

...receiving the supplement, Hobson said."We don't know how closely folks outside of Alaska are following social media and the news online to see that we are in the race and to know about our issues and the kinds of information that the voter guide provides...
Olympian Michael Phelps apologizes for DUI arrest

...which took no action after his 2004 arrest but suspended him from competition for three months over the pot picture."The news regarding Michael Phelps and his actions are disappointing and unquestionably serious," the national governing body...


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